The Campus

The differences in school openings around the world

Roman Hladio, Science/International Editor

September 17, 2020

While U.S. schools continue to find their footing amid reopening during a pandemic, many countries have already made attempts at starting in-person education once more. With some plans working, others failing and still more up ...

Experts underwhelmed by Neuralink reveal

Roman Hladio, Science/International Editor

September 10, 2020

Billionaire and innovator Elon Musk recently unveiled progress previously kept secret on his latest project — a neural implant designed to improve quality of life and advance current technology to unknown bounds. Described by...

Bioterrorism laws applied to citizens threatening the spread of COVID-19

Roman Hladio, Science/International Editor

September 10, 2020

As the world continues to adapt to life amidst a pandemic, governments and other institutions have attempted to maintain order by modifying older structures in place to accommodate the changing times. In an attempt to prevent the...

Chinese Lantern Festival concludes Lunar New Year celebration

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

February 14, 2020

                      The Lantern Festival is a Chinese holiday that culminates the new year celebration. At Allegheny College, the Association for Asian and As...

Eye-opening experience

Travis Luxbacher, Contributing Writer

February 14, 2020

Allegheny College students travelled to Rwanda over winter break to study the Rwanda genocide and reconciliation of the country. Accompanied by Associate Professor of Psychology Lydia Eckstein and Associate Professor and Chair of Political Science Sh...

Sunrise Movement chapter to begin at Allegheny

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

February 6, 2020

To respond to the growing climate crisis, several activist groups have formed with the intent to empower young people to take action against climate change. One of these organizations has just begun to take root at Allegheny C...

Groundhog Day: Fact, Fiction

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

February 6, 2020

A small mammal in midwestern Pennsylvania said that spring will come early this year — that mammal is Punxsutawney Phil, the famous weather predicting groundhog who decides the current year’s weather patterns. According to a ...

Lunar New Year celebration delayed for safety

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

January 30, 2020

To celebrate the Year of , the Mouse, a Lunar New Year celebration was planned for Jan. 24 in the lobby of the Henderson Campus Center. Organized and sponsored by the Chinese-American Friendship Society, Department of Modern a...

Chinese house residents share thoughts on culture

Bree Gray, Contributing Writer

January 30, 2020

The Chinese House is a special interest housing option in the Max Kade International Wing, located in North Village I C. The apartment-style complex is one of six multicultural houses offered at Allegheny College. The remaining five are Arabic, French, ...

Allegheny Birding Club ASG-recognized, begins with new board

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

January 23, 2020

With the new semester brings a new organization for avian enthusiasts at Allegheny. This spring semester will be the first for the new Allegheny College Bird Club. The club was formed with the help of Benjamin Haywood, former...

Former Allegheny professor accepts job at Furman University

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

January 23, 2020

In the wake of departing professors and an increase of student majors, Allegheny College’s Environmental Science and Sustainability Department will be adding some new faculty members to the department. According to Eric Pall...

Introductory course offers culinary experience

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

November 21, 2019

Carr Hall, the environmental science hub of Allegheny College, is turned into the Masterchef kitchen every Monday and Wednesday afternoon as first-year students develop their culinary skills and collegiate intellect. Designed...

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